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Health Equity

ZIP Codes by Rural and Urban Groupings

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Thyroid Cancer Treatment Choice Toolkit

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A Guide to Implementation for Sustained Impact in Teleophthalmology (I-SITE)

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  • Female getting eyes checked

Rural Wisconsin Chronic Disease Toolkit

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  • Family walking rural location

Hard-to-Reach Patient Stakeholders: An Engagement Guide (HARPS)

Hard-to-Reach Patient Stakeholders: An Engagement Guide (HARPS) is a set of planning materials for researchers and others who want to engage hard-to-reach stakeholders as advisors on patient-centered projects, including patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR).

HARPS contains the following materials:  

  • The roadmap, a fillable workbook that uses 10 guiding questions and supplemental Appendices to help develop ideas and plans for successful engagement of stakeholders.
  • An 80-minute workshop video that discusses the 10 guiding questions in the roadmap and addresses key considerations for patient stakeholder engagement.
  • 22 supplemental videos (approximately 20-60 seconds each) that feature patient stakeholders, community partners, and researchers discussing key topics related to engagement.
Authors: Betty Kaiser, Gay Thomas, Elizabeth Cox
  • Diverse group of people

Area Deprivation Index Datasets

Area Deprivation Index Available at Neighborhood Atlas

The US Area Deprivation Index (ADI), including both datasets and a customized mapping interface, is now available without cost through the University of Wisconsin’s new Neighborhood Atlas website.

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